Manteca could position itself as a major distribution center for Northern California with a massive rail and truck distribution center.
Manteca's Charlie Brown Christmas tree is no more.
RIPON – After 18 years of humbly serving the community they love, Soroptimist International of Ripon is now getting an abundance of gracious thanks.
Young Hannah Gonzales couldn't help but be transfixed on the myriad of puppets performing before her.
The Lincoln School Parent-Teacher Club will be hosting a Texas Roadhouse "Drive Thru To Go" fundraiser dinner in the front parking lot from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 22.
It is the next big thing in Manteca housing.
Call it a concerted effort.
RIPON – Kamie Goforth has always harbored ambitions to be a part of the Almond Blossom Queen competition.
RIPON – Kimberly Stegner knows exactly what she wants to do when she graduates from Ripon High in the spring.
LATHROP - Lathrop residents could be digging deeper into their pocketbooks for the next five years starting in February for the privilege of flushing their toilets and turning on their faucets for a drink of water.
Nominations are being sought for the Manteca Hall of Fame's Class of 2009.
Ted Parker grows a variety of produce in his northwest Manteca backyard.
RIPON – Getting involved in the community is something that just comes naturally to Michelle Ambrose.
The proposed McKinley Avenue interchange could be the first step toward easing congestion on the 120 Bypass.
Mike Morowit's financial savvy has managed to keep Miner Mart a viable business through two economic downturns and a tectonic shift in Manteca retailing during the past 20 years.
The waiting game continues for Manteca Pastor Rob Cox.
Phil Waterford loves Manteca's patriotic backbone.
Back in the 1980s the residents along the north side of Louise Avenue between Airport Way and the railroad tracks formed the nucleus of the Manteca Rural Committee.
Manteca has entered the green versus yellow lawn quandary.
Brandi Galindo plays with a quiet confidence, but her physique cuts a loud impression.
It was a red carpet event Thursday night when San Joaquin County Supervisor Ken Vogel officially installed five board members to new terms on the Ripon Chamber of Commerce board during a dinner at the Spring Creek Country Club.
Ron Corbin was getting ready to bicycle from the Prayer Valley Church food distribution effort last week across from Library Park to his brother's home with bags of food on the handle bars.
Several schools in Manteca Unified will be greeting the new school year with new roofs and playground equipment, smooth pavements that were once cracked, newly replaced lighting units, new carpets on the floors, and fresh coats of paint in a number of classrooms.
When Ripon Unified voters hit the polls in November, they'll have a say so on how to conduct future school board elections.
An 81-year-old Manteca woman sustained fatal injuries in a 7 a.m. Wednesday crash while driving her 2007 Ford sedan at Louise Avenue and Jack Tone Road, according to a CHP report.
Dennis Bitters would rather not see you.
Spreckels Sugar in the 1950s paid its employees one week in $2 bills.
They come in waves.